A man takes ownership of his deeds and acts responsibly.
It takes a while to adjust.
It takes time we don't have, it won't fool the Indians, and you're raising dust they might see.
All it takes is the resolve to stop - provided you actually want to stop.
Quinn swims every morning and takes along a cake of soap because he's lazy.
When I sleep normally, it takes a lot more than that to rouse me.
Sometimes he has trouble sleeping and it takes very little noise to wake him.
It takes work to concentrate and remember.
I don't understand what all you do, but he takes it very seriously.
I'd love to put this behind us but it takes time.
It takes time for me to establish motion and I got a late start.
To take on this bastion takes balls, to use a crude term, unless there was a highly valuable prize as a reward.
Then she added, "Julie practically begged me to bring Molly out there and help the both of them to get back home, whatever it takes to do so."
It takes two of us and an electronic apparatus to create the dream-like trance that lets one of us see episodes from the past.
"I'm not the idiot she takes me for," Speck said, looking from the screen door Iggy slammed closed to Dusty.
I'll find a way to protect you, even if it takes a while.
Dusty takes care of these kinds of people.
He takes the best ones.
She's his mate by Immortal laws, and we both know how seriously he takes his duty.
Second lesson: you will do whatever it takes to win the deal.
It isn't a sometimes thing, and it takes trust and honesty.
That takes guts," Dean said, then added with a smile, "So goodie little Cynthia used to get her bum-bum paddled, huh?"
Nowadays, that takes an education.
It takes more than a week, he said with some amusement.
A secret this size – where the Dark One takes a mate – is not going to stay secret long.
Sometimes it takes more courage to give a child up than it does to keep it when you don't want it.
The soul radar takes me to you, if nowhere else.
Very. I can tell but it takes men longer to figure out that stuff.
"You and I have different takes on relationships," she said at last.
It takes a lot to prepare yourself to die, Gabriel, which you of all people should appreciate.
"Gabriel takes people to the underworld, body and all," Toby explained as he grasped the large man's gloved hand.
I mean, you don't have what it takes to keep a mate alive, let alone safe.
"Winner takes all," she said, backing away.
Whatever issue is between you two, it.s too personal for him to forget, and he takes it out on me when you.re not around, she said.
As long as it takes.
It takes you longer to plan a dinner party, Evey!
And I'll stay put as long as it takes.
"That doesn't sound to me like the type of person who takes her own life," Cynthia said.
It's temporary custody at first until some court stuff takes place and we're married but the lawyer says Shipton definitely signed.
I will try to do whatever it takes to keep you there.
It wouldn't physically be mine, but there's more to being a father than the time it takes to plant the seed.
All it takes is practice.
I don't know if I have what it takes.
I only have one weapon that takes that ammo, so you can take it all.
"How will I know if Death takes my soul?" she asked.
The Immortal side of him is weak. He'll do whatever it takes to get his mate back, and I intend to plant the idea in his head.
If we find her, we can stop her before she takes Katie. We don't know what the demons are doing, but we know Death is looking for Katie.
"I spent years in Hell for a brother who hates me. I'll do whatever it takes to free my only friend from Death, Gabe," Rhyn said firmly.
I'm going through the portal. Wherever it takes me, is where I'll go.
He's graduated to the family and papa takes care of his boys.
He takes the bus down every Wednesday—with the rest of the old folks.
That stuff takes planning.
Maybe it takes that long to count it!
He takes long weekends every time the weather starts heating up.
Iowa is a fun tour while 'Ride the Rockies' takes some serious training.
He takes care of them – like he does his machinery, but he doesn't love them the way Dad did.
He takes care of the bills and he puts money in an account for me.
Sometimes it takes a long time and a lot of praying, but I'm living proof it can happen even after many years.
But he takes his role as provider more seriously than most men.
You stumbled — but if that's what it takes to get fired around here, I'd better start packing.
The one that takes her away from you.
It'll only work out okay if she takes her place at your side.
I'll do whatever it takes to get my family back!
If that's all it takes.
No. The demon takes over their bodies until a new host is chosen.
They'll protect her, as long as it takes.
Let's see how many times it takes you.
I think that takes a lot of guts.
It just takes some hardheaded people a while to see it.
Give up your job if that's what it takes.
It only takes once.
We'll see how long it takes you to snap.
"It takes connections for both around here," he said.
Like he never takes off the necklace.
While such judgments are naturally exaggerated, there is no doubt that he takes a very high place among modern Latin poets.
This investigator held that the decomposition of the sugar molecules takes place outside the cell wall.
cerevisiae takes io, S.
She is a thorough woman, but with none of the pettinesses, subterfuges, and mental reservations of her sex; she loves wide vistas and boundless horizons and instinctively seeks them out; she is concerned for universal happiness and takes thought for the improvement of mankind - thelastinfirmity and most innocent mania of generous souls.
This takes place in a plane passing through the sun, and attains a maximum about 90° therefrom.
After another moult the insect passes into the passive nymphal or " pupal " stage, during which it takes no food and rests in some safe hiding-place, such as the soil at the base of its food-plant or the hollow of a leaf-stalk.
the velocities in unit field-he takes to be 1 3 X300 for the positive, and I.
That great separation of positive and negative electricity sometimes takes place during rainfall is undoubted, and the charge brought to the ground seems preponderatingly negative.
The true mushroom itself is to a great extent a dung-borne species, therefore mushroom-beds are always liable to an invasion from other dung-borne forms. The spores of all fungi are constantly floating about in the air, and when the spores of dung-infesting species alight on a mushroom-bed they find a nidus already prepared that exactly suits them; and if the spawn of the new-comer becomes more profuse than that of the mushroom the stranger takes up his position at the expense of the mushroom.
The mushroom is a semi-deliquescent fungus which rapidly falls into putridity in decay, whilst the champignon dries up into a leathery substance in the sun, but speedily revives and takes its original form again after the first shower.
No act takes effect until ninety days after its passage unless two-thirds of the members of each house specifically order otherwise.
If there is no issue she takes the whole of the personal estate, while the real estate, subject to her dower, goes first to her husband's father and then to his mother, brothers and sisters.
As the rainbow unites earth and heaven, Iris is the messenger of the gods to men; in this capacity she is mentioned frequently in the Iliad, but never in the Odyssey, where Hermes takes her place.
It first takes a northerly and north-westerly course, and in a deep and well-wooded valley winds past the romantically situated town of Arnsberg.
at its upper end, where it takes the shape of a crescent, one arm of which runs towards Glen Orchy, the other to the point where the river Awe leaves the lake.
In the mountain villages the parish priest takes the lead among his people, and is not infrequently the most important person.
The only stream passing through the district is the Kirni or Saki, which takes its rise in a marsh in the Gurdaspur district, and after traversing part of the district empties itself into the Ravi.
A mile and a half northeast are the Falls of Bracklinn (Gaelic, "white-foaming pool"), formed by the Keltie, which takes a leap of 50 ft.
A third colour-phase, the "erythristic" or red, is represented by the sandy cat, the female of which takes the form of the "tortoise-shell," characterized, curiously enough, by the colour being a blend of black, white, and sandy.
The seeds are roasted and eaten by the natives; the timber, which somewhat resembles walnut, is soft, fine-grained, and takes a good polish, but is not durable.
(Strassburg and Bonn, 1893-1896), and Die attische Politik seit Perikles (Leipzig, 1884) takes the most disparaging view; E.
The third player, who does any measuring that may be necessary to determine which bowl or bowls may be nearest the jack, holds almost as responsible a position as the captain, whose place, in fact, he takes whenever the skip is temporarily absent.
On small greens play, for obvious reasons, generally takes place from each ditch.
A single case of homicide often leads to a series of similar crimes or to protracted warfare between neighbouring families and communities; the murderer, as a rule, takes refuge in the mountains from the avenger of blood, or remains for years shut up in his house.
The manner in which the circulation of hot water takes place in the tubes is as follows.
The materials mixed with the iron borings cause them to rust into a solid mass, and in doing so a slight expansion takes place.
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